Intensive Care and Infection Control Training
Date : 11-29 March 2019 Venue : Ankara Turkey

SESRIC and the Ministry of Health of Turkey will organise a 3-week training course on “Intensive Care and Infection Control” on 11-29 March 2019 in the capital of Turkey, Ankara.

The 3-week training course will include one-week theoretical knowledge and two weeks of practice. Three distinctive groups from the OIC Member States will benefit from the programme. Each group consists of five countries with 20 participants in total. This includes the participation of one medical doctor and three nurses from each country.

The training represents a great opportunity for healthcare professionals to share long-established knowledge and experiences in the area of infection control and intensive care in OIC countries. The aim is to provide a dynamic balance in maintaining the life of the individuals with physiological function disorders, developing their skills in preparedness for critical conditions and immediate response and for improving the relevant service quality.

The training will be organised within the framework of the OIC Strategic Health Programme of Action (OIC SHPA) 2014-2023, under Thematic Area 1 on “Health System Strengthening” and aims to support the development of the health workforce capacity as one of the most important components of health system strengthening.

The third session of the training will be offered to Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Gambia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Albania.